Alma Soller McLay


Age: 97

last surviving member of the U.S. team that prosecuted many of the highest-ranking Nazi war criminals at the famed trials in Nuremberg, Germany after World War II who was credited with later helping to compile the official U.S. record of the trials during a painstaking four-year task that resulted in a 12-volume collection that offered many Americans their first look at the atrocities committed by the Nazis and Adolf Hitler's diabolic vision for rolling across the globe by enslaving and killing people as his troops advanced, who was thrust onto the world stage at age 25 and asked to fulfill the role of documentarian for what was the world's first international criminal tribunal.

Cause of Death: Natural causes

Born: December 28, 1919

Died: April 5, 2017

Torrance, California